1 April 2008,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 61,000
Estimate USD 25,000 - USD 35,000
Alexander Calder (1898-1987)
The Great Fall
signed and dated 'Calder 74' (lower left)
gouache and ink on paper
43 x 14½ in. (109.2 x 36.8 cm.)
Executed in 1974.
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This work is registered in the archives of the Calder Foundation, New York, under application number A11187.
Galerie Maeght, Paris
Anon. sale; Sotheby's, New York, 5 October 1989, lot 158
Howard Russeck Galleries, Philadelphia
Acquired from the above by the present owner
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